Travel Movies Books Food Other
Sign In
Trending
New
Popular
type to search

The Comedian's Comedian

In 2005 over 300 comedians, comedy writers, producers and directors voted in a poll held by the UK TV station Channel 4 to find the funniest comedians in the world. Below are the results. Peter Cook was named the greatest comedy legend of all time, just ahead of Python member John Cleese at number two. How many of the comedians have you seen before?
445 users · 6,550 views
 
from chortle.co.uk · made by Donald Anderson
avg. score: 13 of 50 (27%)
required scores: 1, 2, 4, 16, 26 

How many have you seen?

Page 1 of 2
1
Peter Cook
Peter Cook
2
John Cleese
John Cleese
3
Woody Allen
Woody Allen
4
Eric Morecambe
Eric Morecambe
ADVERTISEMENT
5
Groucho Marx
Groucho Marx
6
Tommy Cooper
Tommy Cooper
7
Laurel and Hardy
Laurel and Hardy
8
Billy Connolly
Billy Connolly
9
Vic and Bob
Vic and Bob
10
Richard Pryor
Richard Pryor
11
Chris Morris
Chris Morris
12
Tony Hancock
Tony Hancock
ADVERTISEMENT
13
Bill Hicks
Bill Hicks
14
Peter Sellers
Peter Sellers
15
Steve Martin
Steve Martin
16
Ronnie Barker
Ronnie Barker
17
Steve Coogan
Steve Coogan
18
Charlie Chaplin
Charlie Chaplin
19
Eddie Izzard
Eddie Izzard
20
Paul Merton
Paul Merton
ADVERTISEMENT
21
Eric Idle
Eric Idle
22
Peter Kay
Peter Kay
23
Larry David
Larry David
24
Rowan Atkinson
Rowan Atkinson
25
Bob Hope
Bob Hope
26
Harry Hill
Harry Hill
27
Victoria Wood
Victoria Wood
28
Spike Milligan
Spike Milligan
ADVERTISEMENT
29
Christopher Guest
Christopher Guest
30
Michael Palin
Michael Palin
31
French and Saunders
French and Saunders
32
Eddie Murphy
Eddie Murphy
33
Bob Monkhouse
Bob Monkhouse
34
Rik Mayall
Rik Mayall
35
Steven Wright
Steven Wright
36
Ken Dodd
Ken Dodd
37
Les Dawson
Les Dawson
38
Chic Murray
Chic Murray
39
Stephen Fry
Stephen Fry
40
Joan Rivers
Joan Rivers
Page 1 of 2
Click things you've done
This site uses third party cookies for analytics and advertising. View Cookie Policy